Designerspace Awards 2006 – Car Design Contest

Designerspace Awards 2006 – Car Design Contest

The online car design community has organized a worldwide design contest named “Ultimate SUV Coupé”. Partecipation is totally free and open to everyone. The deadline is October 1st 2006.

Competition Theme – Ultimate SUV Coupé

"Design a futuristic and ultimate SUV Coupé."

DesignerSpace Awards 2006 - Ultimate SUV CoupéThe designer will let his imagination and his sensibility create the most extremist SUV Coupé he can dream about, whatever these dreams can be: luxury, power, sport, technology, simplicity, ecology, evasion, fun, sensuality or any other choice. The choices will be explained in the comments of the pictures.

Contest information

Designers who are interested in partecipating just have to add their pictures choosing "Designerspace Awards 2006: Ultimate SUV Coupé" from the selector "Contest".

Unregistered members will have to create their free portfolio. The contest is open to everyone, without any discrimination by design level, design education, age, or others.

The contest deadline is October 1st, 2006 at 10:00 pm Greenwich Meridian Time.

Partecipation is totally free. Entrants just needs to create a free portfolio on DesignerSpace, on which they will upload the submitted pictures of his work on their portfolio.

Entrants can show as many concepts and pictures as necessary to show their research work and their final choices. The jury will appreciate the global work of each entrant.


First Prize

  • Jean-Pierre Ploué, Chief Director Citroën, President of the Designerspace Awards 2006 Jury, will offer a 3 months internship at the Citroën "Advanced Design Network", in Paris.
  • Lumiscaphe will offer Patchwork 3D, a Euro 20,000.00 photo-realistic real-time 3D rendering software.

1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes

Adobe will offer digital imaging products to the 3 winners of the contest:

  • Abobe Creative Suite Premium CS2 (including Photoshop CS2, Illustrator CS2, InDesign CS2, Go Live CS2, Acrobat 7.0 Pro, Adobe Bridge and Adobe Stock Photos).
  • Adobe Web Bundle (including Creative Suite CS2 and Studio 8: Dreamwaver 8, Flash Professional 8, Fireworks 8, Contribute 3 and FlashPaper 2).
  • Adobe Acrobat 3D.

In addition to this, the 3 winners will be invited at the Paris Motor Show 2006 to discover, during two days (Saturday, October 14th & Sunday, October 15th) the most visited Motor Show in the world.

Additional information are available on

(cover image by Fabio Yukio Oshiro Bastos)


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